Alejandro Bedoya Biography

Alejandro Bedoya

Quick Facts Of Alejandro Bedoya

Celebrated Name Alejandro Bedoya
Age 32 Years
Nick Name Beodya
Birth Name Alejandro Bedoya
Birth Date 1987-04-29
Gender Male
Profession Soccer Player
Place Of Birth Englewood, New Jersey, United States
Nationality American
Ethnicity Colombian
Horoscope Taurus
Father Adriano
Position Attacking Midfielder / Winger
Current Team Philadelphia Union
Height 1.78 m (5 feet and 10 inches )
Weight 77 kg (169 lbs)
Body Build/Type Athletic
Net Worth $2 million (estimated)

Alejandro Bedoya is an American professional soccer player. He plays as an attacking midfielder or winger for American club Philadelphia Union. He has previously played for Orebro SK, Rangers, Helsingborgs IF, and Nantes. He played college soccer at Fairleigh Dickinson University and Boston College. 

What is Alejandro Bedoya Famous For?

- Member of US national team that won CONCACAF Gold Cup winner in 2013.

Alejandro Bedoya Current Team

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Where was Alejandro Bedoya Born?

Alejandro Bedoya was born on 29 April 1987. His birth place is in Englewood, New Jersey in the United States. He holds American nationality. He is of Colombian descent. He was born to a father, Adriano. He grew up in Weston, Florida. His zodiac sign is Taurus. 

He played youth football for local clubs, AYSO, Weston Fury, and FUTSOC USA ENIGMA Elite. 

Professional Career

Instead of entering the MLS SuperDraft, he signed a contract with Swedish club Orebro SK in 2008. 

He made his professional debut in April 2009. 

He scored his first goal for Orebro SK  against Assyriska FF in the Svenska Cupen in 2009. 

He finished his stint with Orebro with 9 goals in 72 appearances in all competitions. 

He signed with Scottish club Rangers in 2011. 

He made his Rangers debut against Aberdeen in August 2011. 

He scored his first Rangers goal against Dundee United in May 2012. 

Alejandro Bedoya

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Rangers entered administration and Bedoya signed a short-term contract with Allsvenskan champions Helsingborgs IF in August 2012. 

He debuted and scored his debut goal for Helsingborgs IF against Elfsborg in the same month.

He joined newly-promoted Ligue 1 club Nantes in August 2013. 

He made his Ligue 1 debut against PSG in the same month. 

He scored his first Nantes goal against AC Ajaccio in October 2013.

He finished his stint with Nantes scoring 14 goals in 96 appearances in all competitions.  

He signed with Philadelphia Union for a reported fee of $1 million in August 2016. 

Alejandro Beodya Career

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International Career

Bedoya has represented United States national teams at different age levels. 

He made his senior international debut in a friendly match against Honduran in January 2010. 

He was included in the preliminary 30-man roster for the 2010 World Cup but was cut from the final 23-man squad. 

He earned his first international start in a friendly against Brazil in August 2010. 

He represented US national team at the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup. 

He scored his first international goal in a friendly match against Guatemala in July 2013. 

He helped the US national team to win its first Gold Cup championship in 6 years. 

He represented the US national team at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. 

Alejandro Bedoya Honors

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Honors

2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup: Winner

2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup: Silver. 

Who is Alejandro Bedoya Dating?

Alejandro Bedoya maintains a low profile regarding his personal life. His personal life is away from the limelight. 

Alejandro Bedoya Height

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How tall is Alejandro Bedoya?

Alejandro Bedoya stands at a height of 1.78 m i.e. 5 feet and 10 inches tall. He has a body weight of 77 kg. He has an athletic body build. 

What is Alejandro Bedoya Net Worth?

Alejandro Bedoya earns from his professional soccer career. He has played in Sweden, Scotland, France, and the United States. His income comes from salary, contracts, and endorsements. His net worth is estimated at $2 million.

Did You Know?

  • His father and grandfather played professional soccer in Colombia.
  • He gave a trial at Premier League club Birmingham City in February 2011 but was not signed.

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